BlackBerry Messenger Updated to v7.0.1.17 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Messenger to version 7.0.1.17 This new download includes several bug fixes designed to improve the performance and stability of the application. Please download BBM version 7.0.1.17 when you have a moment.

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PermataBank, BlackBerry and Monitise Join Forces to Bring Mobile Payments Services to BlackBerry Messenger

JAKARTA, INDONESIA–(Marketwire – Feb. 26, 2013) – Indonesian financial institution PT Bank Permata Tbk (PermataBank), BlackBerry® (NASDAQ:BBRY)(TSX:BB) and Mobile Money leader Monitise plc (LSE:MONI.L) announce the commercial pilot launch of BBM Money. With BBM Money, customers have the ability to create and access a mobile money account from their BlackBerry smartphone and make real-time payments […]

Video: Real-time payments with BBM Money

Mobile Link BlackBerry has just posted the above video on their YouTube channel showing off BBM Money! BBM Money will let you send money between BBM contacts. Hit the break for more!

Cell C Announces BlackBerry Z10, Starts Pre Orders

South African mobile provider Cell C has announced the BlackBerry Z10. The phone will be available for purchase in their stores starting on March 1st. In the meantime the Z10 is ready for pre order over at the Cell C website. This announcement comes not long after Vodacom officially started selling the Z10. Cell C […]

Will BlackBerry 10 signal the end of unlimited BBM plans?

Prior to BlackBerry 10 we saw a lot of carriers offer their customers unlimited BBM plans.  These were especially popular in emerging markets like South Africa, where BlackBerry dominates approximately 50% of the market.  With the addition of features like BBM Video calls and BBM Voice, BlackBerry users will be putting much more demand on their carriers […]

BlackBerry Messenger updated to v7.0.1.16 in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released an update to BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update take the version to 7.0.1.16 and can be download right now. This update includes fixes for two major bugs. The first fix is for an Uncaught Exception Error and the second fixes a Memory Leak/Black Spinning Clock.

Plans To Bring BBM Voice And Video To UAE As BlackBerry And Du Confirm They Are Being Tested

When BlackBerry 10 was launched in Dubai, it was confirmed that BlackBerry is in negotiations with Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRA) and telecom operators to allow BBM voice and video messaging. Jamie Moran, Global Director for Carriers and Retail Marketing at BlackBerry, confirmed this by saying: “We continue to negotiate with the officials here. I am […]

BBM video Free for a Year with every BlackBerry Z10 from Rogers

Rogers Wireless is offering Customers that pick up the new BlackBerry Z10 FREE BBM video for one year. With the BlackBerry Z10 you can chomp the limited data up very easily with BBM Voice and BBM Video.  So Rogers is offering all BlackBerry Messenger data for six months with a $70/month individual plan or 12 […]

BBM Money Pilot Program Hits Indonesia

We have covered BBM Money here on NerdBerry before, BBM Money will let you send money between BBM contacts. Well we received a tip that BlackBerry had started a BBM Money pilot program in Indonesia. Well I did some digging and found out that financial institution PermataBank and AGIT Monitise Indonesia have approved BBM Money.

Inside BlackBerry Blog Interview With T.A. McCann – Talking About BBM Video Chat And Screenshare

On of the big features that came with BlackBerry 10 is the ability to perform BBM video chats.  As any BlackBerry addict knows BBM is where you spend a lot of your time, and being able to video chat with your contacts is an awesome experience.  Add on top of that the new Screenshare function, […]

BBM Video And Voice Calls to Work Over Mobile Network?

One of the most welcome features of the new BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v7.1 is the new voice feature. I have really enjoyed this addition to BBM, it allows you to make voice calls to your BBM friends over BBM using Wi-Fi. This being the only drawback to the feature is that is a Wi-Fi only system. However screenshots from the […]

Official BBM BlackBerry 10 Countdown Avatar Updated – 7 Days Till BlackBerry 10!!

Seven days left until the world realizes how impressive BlackBerry 10 will be. So in true fashion Research In Motion has updated their Official BBM BlackBerry 10 countdown avatar to reflect seven days left! Be sure to show your support you can download this BBM Animated avatar for your BBM profile picture! Hit the break to […]

WeChat Cross Platform App for BlackBerry Smartphones Update to v1.0.2

WeChat the mutilple use cross platform messenger app has been updated to v1.0.2 and comes with a few changes to add your BBM friends to WeChat! Hit the jump to update and or download WeChat from BlackBerry World.

Updated Official BBM BlackBerry 10 Countdown Avatar – 8 Days Remaining!!

Less and less only 8 short more days until BlackBerry 10 is to be officially announced and to show your support you can download this BBM Animated avatar for your BBM profile picture!   I am sure that everyone reading this wants to show their enthusiasm for BlackBerry 10, so hit the break for details on how to set this […]

Updated Official BBM BlackBerry 10 Countdown Avatar – 9 Days Remaining!!

We have finally reached the single digit countdown for the BlackBerry 10 launch.  Now of course we all like to show our support in different ways, but what is better than a countdown avatar.  I am sure that everyone reading this wants to show their enthusiasm for BlackBerry 10, so hit the break for details on how to set […]

Join the Fan’s of NerdBerry BBM Group!

Scan the above bar code to join the Fan’s of NerdBerry BBM group!  We have done this in the past so I thought it was high time to do it again, start a NerdBerry fan group on BBM. Here is your chance to get in on all of the action with NerdBerry. In the group […]

RIM Clears Up Issue With BBM 7.0.1 Downloads In The Beta Zone

Earlier this week BBM 7.0.1 went live in the BlackBerry Beta Zone and many users encountered an issue with the downloads.  This version of BBM brought many bug fixes, but more importantly it was made available to those users still on OS 5.0. 

Video: BBM Video Chat for BlackBerry 10

Late last night we saw BlackBerry Z10 retail images surface online, well these images from what we are hearing were pulled from the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha. The Dev Alpha was just updated yesterday to version 10.0.09.2320. Along with these images there was another Easter egg. That Easter egg was a very short video demo […]

More BBM Hero Videos from BlackBerry PH Now Available!

Mobile Link Gerald, Enchong and Rayver have more than one thing in common — their love for BBM. In this video, the boys express how BBM makes their social lives fun and amazing, especially when they’re making new friends and staying close to old ones.

*Update* RIM Quietly Adds Support for OS 4.5 and Up to BlackBerry Messenger 7 w/BBM Voice

*Update* According to a few sources BBM 7 with BBM Voice is still not supported on OS 4.5, 5 (Although RIM is working on legacy support). We made a mistake in posting this article and are very sorry for the confusion. Back on December 10 2012 Research In Motion released BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v7.0.0.126. When […]